Book of Wyrms – Remythologizer

There’s a very cool and underrated niche in which the psychedelic and the fantastic meld together. Instead of the Tolkien-esque aesthetic which has come to dominate much of our fantasy (an aesthetic I am a fan of but which can also get a bit too much), this kind of fantasy pictures undulating landscapes, chrome-colored vistas, and realms where hallucinations and the real start to meld. Bands have long focused this kind of approach into their music, led by the hallmark example of Hawkwind’s legendary work with Michael Moorcock, a pioneer of this style of fantasy. Together, the band and author…

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